Daily Drucker Moment

Picked up The Daily Drucker : 366 Days of Insight and Motivation for Getting the Right Things Done.  This has a lot of potential!  Each day has a key insight from one of Drucker’s books or writings.  There’s a cool

Who Do We Exist For?

I went to Willow for the first time in February, 1991.  It was a "trajectory adjustment".  One of the most memorable breakouts was a talk given by Jim Dethmer on strategy.  Although I’d already consumed In Search of Excellence, it

Insisting on Disagreement

"The first rule in decision-making is that one does not make a decision unless there is disagreement."  Peter Drucker That is a fascinating statement.  Think about what that means for your organization the next time you sit down with your

More on Priorities

When you’re choosing what you must prioritize what are your steps?  In an earlier post I commented on a really helpful decision making guide that Peter Drucker proposed in The Effective Executive.  Skillful decision making is so important if your

Priorities and Posteriorities

Have you set any posteriorities lately?  In a challenging section of The Effective Executive, Peter Drucker writes about the difficulty most of us have giving enough time to the future and the ideas and opportunities that await.  Most of us

Strategic Leadership

A very interesting report over at Barna indicates that while 92% of pastors believe they are effective leaders, only 14% believe they are effective at thinking and acting strategically.  Interpretation: If the pastor is not a strategic leader, the church

Multi-Site Makes Sense

At SeaCoast Grace we have 4 venues every Sunday where people can hear the same message (video)and experience a music style and approach (live) that makes sense to them.  My friend Eric Swanson tripped across a great Embassy Suites ad